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Antarctica – Home of the Blizzard

While I was in Antarctica the conditions that defined a Blizzard were described to me as follows: β€œTo be officially a blizz it has to be blowing over 34 knots (61.2 km/hr), visibility less than 100 metres, be a minus … Continue reading

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The vast emptiness of Antarctica

The vast emptiness of Antarctica, It is amazing everything in Antarctica is dwarfed by the sheer size of nothingness. Distance is so hard to gauge because of the lack of object to reference and on a clear day the visibility … Continue reading

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